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SEC Urged to Investigate Douglas Emmett’s Failure to Disclose Key Director Information

Posted: December 4th, 2017

Washington, DC:  The International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) today released a letter to the US Securities and Exchange Commission requesting the federal agency launch an investigation into Douglas Emmett Inc.’s (NYSE:DEI) failure to disclose required information about one of its “independent” directors, Thomas E. O’Hern…


Tagged: Tenant Issues - Lawsuits

Nawaz Sharif Toppled by Panama Papers, HBJ Discredited by Supreme Court, Part 2

Posted: November 29th, 2017

Today’s post examines how Qatar’s former Prime Minister Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani (known as HBJ) endeavored to aide Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif during Sharif’s corruption and money laundering trial in Pakistan. HBJ was not implicated in the case, but his actions ultimately discredited him in the eyes of Pakistani court…


Tagged: More on Qatar - Al Thani Family

Nawaz Sharif Toppled by Panama Papers, HBJ Discredited by Supreme Court, Part 1

Posted: November 28th, 2017

Today’s update is about one of the politicians toppled in the aftermath of the Panama Papers—Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. In July 2017, Pakistan’s Supreme Court issued a decision to dismiss Nawaz Sharif based on corruption and money laundering accusations stemming from the Panama Papers. In October 2017, Nawaz Sharif along with his daughter and son-in-law were indicted for corruption. Sharif’s disgrace came despite attempts by Qatar’s former Prime Minister Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani to defend the Sharif family—attempts which ultimately discredited Al Thani in the eyes of Pakistan’s Supreme Court…


Tagged: More on Qatar - Al Thani Family

Deutsche Bank Series, Part 3: Euro Authorities Mull Investigation of Qatari Emir, Qatari PM, and Chinese HNA Group

Posted: November 8th, 2017

DE-Tenants.org previously reported that the former Emir and former Prime Minister of Qatar hold large investment positions in Deutsche Bank. In March 2017, Deutsche announced plans for its fourth capital hike since 2010. The troubled bank sold 687.5 million new shares at a steep discount. The capital raising closed on April 6. News accounts reported that the former Prime Minister of Qatar Hamad bin Jassim Al Thani (“HBJ”) took part in this March 2017 capital hike, after he and the former Emir Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani had already attained a combined stake of nearly 10% in Deutsche Bank in summer 2016.


Tagged: More On Qatar - About the QIA, More on Qatar - Al Thani Family

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